FUNimation Entertainment Announces May 2021 Releases

FUNimation Entertainment has announced the May 2021 releases for Crunchyroll and FUNimation.

Crunchyroll

  • Ace Attorney: Season 1 Collection (Blu-ray) (Essentials) – 550 minutes – $34.98 – 5/25/21
    Special Features: Ace Attorney Outtakes: Parts 1 and 2, Commentaries for Episodes 12 and 24, Textless Opening Songs, Textless Closing Songs, Trailers
  • NEW GAME! + NEW GAME!!: Complete Collection (Blu-ray) (Essentials) – 600 minutes – $34.98 – 5/25/21
    Special Features: Textless Opening Songs, Textless Closing Songs, Trailers

FUNimation Entertainment

  • Cannon Busters: Complete Collection (Blu-ray/DVD LE) – 300 minutes – $79.98 – 5/18/21
    Includes 64-page opening and ending songs booklet, AR enabled “Hangman’s Saloon Jukebox” pin, 6 art cards, Collectible box to hold your swag
    Special Features: Cannon Busters – A Journey Behind the Scenes, Episode 1 Animatic, Textless Opening and Ending Songs, Trailer
  • Cannon Busters: Complete Collection (Blu-ray) – 300 minutes – $59.98 – 5/18/21
    Special Features: Cannon Busters – A Journey Behind the Scenes, Episode 1 Animatic, Textless Opening and Ending Songs, Trailer
  • Infinite Dendrogram: Complete Collection (Blu-ray/DVD LE) – 325 minutes – $84.98 – 5/11/21
    Includes 80-page art book, 6 art cards featuring art from light novel artist Taiki, Keychain of Nemesis in sword form, Sticker sheet with character art
    Special Features: Why? What? Dendrogram Animated Shorts, Why? What? Dendrogram Special Episode: Guilty or Not Guilty, Promo Video Collection, Textless Opening Songs, Textless Closing Song
  • Infinite Dendrogram: Complete Collection (Blu-ray) – 325 minutes – $64.98 – 5/11/21
    Special Features: Why? What? Dendrogram Animated Shorts, Why? What? Dendrogram Special Episode: Guilty or Not Guilty, Promo Video Collection, Textless Opening Songs, Textless Closing Song
  • Nekopara: Complete Collection (Blu-ray) – 300 minutes – $64.98 – 5/18/21
    Special Features: Textless Opening Song ver. 1, Textless Opening Song ver. 2, Textless Closing Song ver. 1, Textless Closing Song ver. 2, and Textless Closing Song ver. 3
  • One Piece: Collection 25 – 650 minutes – $34.98 – 5/11/21
    Episodes 588–614
    Special Features: Textless Opening Song “We Go!,” Textless Opening Song “HANDS UP!”
  • One Piece: Season 11 Voyage 2 (Blu-ray/DVD) – 325 minutes – $39.98 – 5/11/21
    Episodes 642–654
    Special Features: FunimationCon 2020: One Piece Panel- Part 2, Textless Opening Song “Wake Up!”
  • Phantasy Star Online 2: Episode Oracle Part 1 (Blu-ray) – 300 minutes – $64.98 – 5/25/21 (was 5/11/21 & 3/9/21)
    Japanese with English subtitles
    Special Features: Textless Opening Song, Textless Closing Song
  • Plunderer Part 1 (Blu-ray/DVD LE) – 300 minutes – $84.98 – 5/25/21
    Includes 8 art cards, 120-page art book, 2-sheet acrylic diorama, 2 stickers
    Special Features: Plunderer: A Conversation with Licht and Hina, Making Purin with Eric Vale and Sarah Wiedenheft, Promo Video & Commercial Collection, Textless Opening and Closing Songs
  • Plunderer Part 1 (Blu-ray/DVD) – 300 minutes – $64.98 – 5/25/21
    Special Features: Plunderer: A Conversation with Licht and Hina, Making Purin with Eric Vale and Sarah Wiedenheft, Promo Video & Commercial Collection, Textless Opening and Closing Songs
  • Sakura Wars the Animation: Complete Season (Blu-ray) – 300 minutes – $64.98 – 5/18/21
    Special Features: Commercials, Promo Video, Teaser, Textless

New English-Dubbed Episodes Available at FunimationNow

FUNimation Entertainment has started streaming the following English-dubbed episodes on FunimationNow:

  • Fruits Basket Second Season Episode 6: June 1, 2020 at 1:05 p.m. EDT
  • If My Favorite Pop Idol Made it to the Budokan, I Would Die Episode 12: May 28, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. EDT
  • Nekopara Episode 11: May 28, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. EDT
  • Fruits Basket Second Season Episode 5: May 25, 2020 at 1:05 p.m. EDT
  • A Certain Scientific Railgun T Episode 9: May 22, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. EDT
  • If My Favorite Pop Idol Made it to the Budokan, I Would Die Episode 11: May 21, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. EDT
  • Plunderer Episode 13: May 20, 2020 at 1:05 p.m. EDT

FUNimation had announced on March 18, 2020 that it had temporarily paused its production of its seasonal simuldubs for anime, as it was adjusting its simuldub production to allow for production members to work from home. The company had paused simuldubs for shows from the Winter 2020 season and the Spring 2020 season while English-subtitled simulcasts continued as scheduled.

Source: ANN

FUNimation Entertainment to Release New English-Dubbed Episodes for Four Anime Series

FUNimation Entertainment has announced that it will stream new English-dubbed episodes of four anime in the coming week:

  • My Hero Academia Episode 85: April 26, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. EDT
  • Black Clover Episode 124: April 26, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. EDT
  • Asteroid in Love Episodes 5 at 6: May 1, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. EDT
  • Nekopara Episode 9: May 1, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. EDT

FUNimation had announced on March 18, 2020 that it had temporarily paused its production of its seasonal simuldubs for anime, as it is adjusting its simuldub production to allow for production members to work from home. Simuldubs are paused for shows from the Winter 2020 season and the Spring 2020 season. English-subtitled simulcast releases are still continuing as normal.

The company then released a new English-dubbed episode (Episode 84) of the My Hero Academia anime series on April 12, 2020. FUNimation explained that its staff have been “working around the clock” to find a way to bring more simuldub content to its website during the COVID-19 pandemic. Production team members and voice actors have set up remote dubbing stations from home.

Source: ANN

FUNimation Entertainment to Simulcast the Nekopara and BOFURI: I Don’t Want to Get Hurt, so I’ll Max Out My Defense. Anime

FUNimation Entertainment has announced that it will simulcast the BOFURI: I Don’t Want to Get Hurt, so I’ll Max Out My Defense. and Nekopara anime during the Winter 2020 season. The company will begin streaming the BOFURI: I Don’t Want to Get Hurt, so I’ll Max Out My Defense. anime in Japanese with English subtitles on January 8, 2020, and the Nekopara anime in Japanese with English subtitles on January 9, 2020. Both series will be available in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand.

Both titles will also stream with an English dub at an unannounced date.

Source: ANN